As a military jumper, you are eligible for membership in the Canadian Airborne Forces Association.
Proof of military parachute qualification will be requested with membership.
Please click the link a complete the online form.
Afterward our Treasurer David Pentney with contact you to complete your membership application.
If you are already a member and wish to renew your membership, please complete the above online form.
ACTIVITIES AND BENEFITS
Members of CAFA are able to participate in events and benefit from the services provided by the Association as follows:
Receive a copy of our annual magazine, the Maroon Beret. This fine publication brings news of our serving airborne community and the activities of our CAFA Branches and other Canadian/International Airborne Associations. Click here to see prior copies.
Benefit from our shared CAFA/ARAC (Airborne Regiment Association of Canada) bursary which sees $2000 annually awarded to a deserving serving airborne soldier or a family member of an association member. Click here for criteria and application process.
Be part of an organization that annually recognizes the most deserving serving Canadian Airborne soldier of the year through the competitive awarding of a trophy which was originally donated for this purpose by the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion Association. Click here for more information.
Have the opportunity to visit the Canadian Army Advanced Warfare Centre in Trenton, now the home of our Spring Annual General Meetings. The school specializes in parachute, mountain, Arctic, Patrol Pathfinder, and other unique skills training and it is a perfect place for us to gather annually to conduct the important business of the Association.
Have the opportunity to attend our annual St Michaels Day gathering in the Fall of each year. Our new US Branch, Branch 17, organize a first-class weekend there for the enjoyment of all CAFA members.
CAFA also has a Facebook page which can be accessed from this page. It has proven to be a popular place for jumpers young and old to reconnect and share exchanges and experiences.
Welcome to the Canadian Airborne Force Association/ Association des Forces Aéroportées du Canada. We hope that you enjoy our website. If you meet the membership criteria, and you are interested in joining, please feel free to complete an application form and send it along to our Membership Chair for processing.
-The CAFA Executive and Board of Directors